Understanding the design, properties, and function of your individual equipment gears is essential. However, understanding how gears work together and operate under different environmental and mechanical stress levels is also fundamental to ensuring equipment is working effectively and efficiently.
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If you have ever heard a suspicious grinding or screeching noise rumble from your equipment, your gears likely need immediate maintenance. One of the most common issues manufacturers find in their gears is gear misalignment.
However, these issues are manageable with the use of a technique known as gear crowning. To learn more about the concept of gear crowning and how this technique works, continue reading our guide.
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